Founding Partner

Hanaco Ventures

Alon is founding partner at Hanaco Ventures. Before that, he was managing director of Blumberg Capital and head of the firm’s Tel Aviv office. Alon has been active in the Israeli, European and Japanese technology markets for the past 15 years and has a strong track record of sourcing and investing in exciting hyper-growth companies.

Alon is a skilled business development executive, forming highly accretive strategic alliances with mobile operators, equipment vendors and system integrators across the globe.

He started his career as founder & CEO of Sales Gate International (SGI) – a corporate development firm with a presence in London, Tokyo, and Tel Aviv. He supported clients such as Vodafone Group, British Telecom, Internix Japan, NTT group, Softbank and Fujisoft in the fields of technology innovation and inorganic growth. He focused on technology hunting, private corporate investment, and acquisition.

Alon holds a B.A. with honors in Finance and Business Management from the Hertzliya Interdisciplinary Center of Israel.

Alon serves on the boards of BLender, Fairfly, Namogoo, Solomoto, SQream Technologies, Yotpo, Zeek, and Zooz.